Fabian Allen pulls off a gem of a catch to dismiss Gunathilaka
West Indies and Sri Lanka in the T20I series with three games, the horns are locked together. All games were played at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua. Both teams gave everything from the first game, but West Indies prevailed in two games.
As a result, they won the series 2-1. Sri Lanka stayed alive by winning the second T20I with 43 runs to improve the series. Previously, the West Indies had won the series opener with 4 wickets.
The hosts came through with flying colors in the series decision maker. Although both teams had an equal chance of victory in the final, West Indies grabbed the chance in both hands.
West Indies won the 3 wicket game to seal the deal in style. The match was much closer than expected. In addition, the Caribbeans must have gained trust and will incorporate this dynamic into the upcoming ODI series.
However, Sri Lanka is not finished yet. You have the chance to redeem yourself in the ODI series with three games. The 50-over format begins March 10th. All ODIs are played at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua.
Afterwards there is a two-day practice game at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua. Then both teams will play test series of two games, with the first test taking place on March 21st. The two tests will be played in Antigua.
Fabian Allen takes a gem to dismiss Gunathilaka
The Caribbean all-rounder Fabian Allen had a good day in the office in the third T20I against Sri Lanka. He steered his team to a three-wicket win in the crucial game on Sunday. The 25-year-old scored 21 of only 6 balls, including 3 sixes, with a hit rate of 350. Before that, he also delivered a thrifty bowling spell and claimed 1 wicket in the first innings.
The West India international also played his part with the bat when he scored an unbeaten 21 with just 6 balls. West Indies filmed a thriller at home. In addition to his all-round contribution, he also put on a great fielding show.
Check out the video below:
The all-rounder grabbed a lightning-fast retrieval catch and stunned everyone. The incident occurred on the third round of Sri Lanka’s batting when Allen made a large catch to release him Danushka gunathilaka. The Lankan opener left after just 9.
The 25 year old Caribbean rider made his teammates perfect by making a catch. His celebrations revealed the full story. In the meantime, the video clip of Allen experiencing incredible madness is making the rounds on social media platforms.
Fabian Allen – man of the game
Fabian Allen was named Man of the Game for his all-round performance. Previously, Sri Lanka had posted 55 131/4 with the help of Dinesh Chandimals and Ashan Banderas 44. After the match, Allen said he was preparing for all of the roles.
“I prepare for all kinds of roles. The pitch was slow and it helped me implement my plans. I support myself (with the bat) and am confident that I can win games for my team. I’m used to it in the CPL, ”Allen said at the post-game presentation.